Soccer: FIFA tells Iran it is time to allow women into stadiums

Soccer Football - Under-20 World Cup Final - Ukraine v Korea Republic - Lodz Stadium, Lodz, Poland - June 15, 2019 FIFA president Gianni Infantino and Polish Football Association president Zbigniew Boniek after the match REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

ZURICH (Reuters) – FIFA president Gianni Infantino has told Iran it is time to allow women into football stadiums and the global soccer body expects “positive developments”, starting with their next home match in October. While foreign women have been allowed limited access to matches, Iranian women have been banned from stadiums when men’s teams […]

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